National Philoptochos Society
To promote charitable, benevolent and philanthropic outreach to preserve the sanctity of life and family and to perpetuate and promote our Orthodox faith and traditions." Click here to read more....
2016 National Philoptochos Biennial Convention
July 3 - 8, 2016
Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center
A Successful Convention in Nashville!
Philoptochos Convention in the news:
The Tennessean, July 1, 2016
The Tennessean, July 5, 2016
Social Services Training Webinars
To view videos of webinars, click below:
(Live on April 22, 2016)
(Live on May 13, 2016)
LISTEN: An interview with Paulette Geanacopoulos, LMSW, National Philoptochos Director of Social Services speaks with Fr. Chris Metropulos on the "Come Receive the Light" program on the Orthodox Christian Network (OCN). Click here.
St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church and National Shrine
at the World Trade Center
June 20, 2016,
Have a blessed day,
Andrew Veniopoulos, Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
National Philoptochos Ministry Commitments
The National Philoptochos Ministry Commitments are the heart and soul of Philoptochos. All chapters are urged to continue their generous support for these vital national ministries.The Commitments for May/June are as follows:
75th ANNIVERSARY FOUNDERS FUND
This ministry commitment provides financial support to older adults and their families, as well as long-term care facilities serving aging Greek Orthodox individuals throughout the United States. Recipients of donations from this fund include St. Michael’s Home in Yonkers, New York and Hellenic Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Canton, Massachusetts. In addition, donations are given to assist elderly individuals throughout the country. From 2007 through 2015, the 75th Anniversary Founders Fund has donated $255,250 to its assorted ministries. This amount was made possible by the continued generosity of all Philoptochos chapters.
ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP (OCF)
Since 2008, National Philoptochos has been pleased to offer financial support to OCF. Philoptochos is a proud partner with OCF, striving to support fellowship on college campuses whose members experience and witness the Orthodox Christian Church. From 2008 through 2015, National Philoptochos has donated $148,200 to OCF. Thank you to all who have contributed.